February 11, 2013 /
Mustard blossoms, bright yellow on tall green stalks; rows of young potato seedlings; a stack of papery dried marigolds and a pile of stones serve as a haphazard memorial for 17-year-old Laxmi Buda.
February 5, 2013 /
In light of publicity around rape in India, a look at the ingrained practice of chaupadi just north, in Nepal.
January 3, 2013
Intersection of health and human rights key for first Campus Consortium student reporting fellow from Boston University.
December 12, 2012
In rural western Nepal, many women are sent to live in animal sheds while they are menstruating. This ingrained cultural practice, called chaupadi, can wreak unintended havoc on their health.
December 12, 2012 /
Nepal is majority Hindu, a religion known for powerful goddesses and "shakti"—feminine strength—yet gender discrimination is common. Educated women activists are rising up.
December 3, 2012 /
Christian Science Monitor
Reporter William Wheeler talks about water stress from the high Himalayas to Haiti.
June 28, 2012
"To Adopt A Child" is runner-up for a 2012 Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism, short form video category.
April 13, 2012
Hundreds hear from Jon Sawyer and Cynthia Gorney at Wake Forest University community event focused on child marriage.
April 3, 2012
Listen to Wake Forest Journalism Director Justin Catanoso discuss his school's partnership with the Pulitzer Center, Guilford College and High Point University.
March 30, 2012
Habiba Nosheen delivers keynote lecture at Womanity, a summit on global women's issues at Arizona State University.